Workers' compensation; occupational disease presumption. (HB2618)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Heretick (D-Portsmouth) with support from co-patrons Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), and Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Workers' compensation; occupational disease presumption. Adds full-time sworn officers of the enforcement division of the Department of Motor Vehicles to the list of public safety employees who are entitled to a presumption that hypertension and heart disease are occupational diseases compensable under the Virginia Workers' Compensation Act. Amends § 65.2-402, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2019Presented and ordered printed 19103816D
01/09/2019Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/15/2019Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2
01/24/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2618)
01/29/2019Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (7-Y 0-N)
02/05/2019Left in Commerce and Labor

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